North East Liberties of Coleraine

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North East Liberties of Coleraine
Líbeartaí Thoir Thuaidh Chúil Raithin[1](Irish)
Location of North East Liberties of Coleraine, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.
Location of North East Liberties of Coleraine, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country Northern Ireland
County Londonderry

The North East Liberties of Coleraine (named after Coleraine town) is a barony in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.[2] It borders the north-Londonderry coastline, and is bordered by three other baronies: Coleraine to the west; Dunluce Lower to the north-east; Dunluce Upper to the south-east.[2] The North East Liberties of Coleraine formed the north-western part of the medieval territory known as the Route.

History[edit]

Main article: The Route

List of major settlements[edit]

List of civil parishes[edit]

Below is a list of civil parishes in the North East Liberties of Coleraine:[3]

  • Ballyaghran
  • Ballymoney (split with barony of Dunluce Upper)
  • Ballywillan (split with barony of Dunluce Lower)
  • Ballyrashane (split with barony of Dunluce Lower)
  • Coleraine
  • Kildollagh

References[edit]

  1. ^ Logainm Irish Placenames Database - North East Liberties of Coleraine
  2. ^ a b PRONI Baronies of Northern Ireland
  3. ^ Map of the baronies and civil parishes of County Londonderry